Tag: indie

Dream Daddy Review

Daddyshack

HIGH The Dad’s relationship with Amanda is heartwarming and authentic.

LOW The second date with “Fitness Dad” Craig outstays its welcome and is confusing to begin with.

WTF Fix that Garg!


Nidhogg 2 Review

Rancid Muppet Battle

HIGH It’s still the same Nidhogg, which was great.

LOW The new weapons don’t feel balanced or enjoyable.

WTF Who in the world thought this new art style was a good idea?


Masquerada: Songs And Shadows Review

It’s A Pun

HIGH A truly gorgeous game that offers as much emotionally as it does visually.

LOW The frequency of loading screens was frustrating.

WTF The sheer number of animals that don’t care that there’s war going on around them.


ICEY review

ICEY. Do UCEY?

HIGH Tracking down an unfinished section of the game, then hearing the resulting explanation.

LOW Most of these enemies should be way more interesting to fight.

WTF The phone call.


Ronin Review

Sharp As Hell

HIGH Killing a guard by recalling my sword in mid-air.

LOW Failing to see a ceiling I could grapple for way, way too long.

WTF No checkpoints in the final level?


Cryptark Review

Rogues… In… Spaaaaaaaace….

 

HIGH Wiping the Cryptark out by firing my super-weapon over and over…

LOW …after having the game crash the first time I tried to do that.

WTF Enemies can fly through walls now? That seems fair.